Docks and Harbors Notice of Proposed Regulations re: Vessel Anchoring
NOTICE OF PROPOSED CHANGES TO REGULATION
Amendment of Title 05, Chapter 40
Docks and Harbors Small Boat Harbor Moorage Management Regulations
DOCKS & HARBORS BOARD IS PROPOSING TO ADOPT AN AMENDMENT TO THE FOLLOWING REGULATION.
05 CBJAC 40.065 Vessel Anchoring Requirements
(a) Purpose – City and Borough tide and submerged lands are managed to allow limited anchoring opportunities while maximizing public use and enjoyment of that property, minimizing interference with navigation, and equitably managing uses.
(b) Applicability – These regulations apply to all tide and submerged lands owned leased, or managed by the City and Borough of Juneau. The term vessel in these regulations means all vessels, watercraft, logs, piling, building material, scow, houseboat, structures, and any other article of value. These regulations do not apply to City and Borough of Juneau vessels or vessels owned or operated by authorized agents of the City and Borough of Juneau.
The regulation also includes anchoring requirements, short and long term permits, and permit refusal and revocation.
Docks & Harbors Proposed Regulations re: Vessel Anchoring
The above regulation is being proposed for adoption pursuant to CBJ’s 01.60 and CBJ 85.02.060, and CBJ 85.02.100. Interested persons may obtain a full copy of the proposed regulation at any of the harbor offices, at the CBJ libraries, at the CBJ Clerk’s Office, online at www.juneau.org/harbors/proposed_regulations.php or obtain more information by calling the Harbormaster at 907-586-5255.
The Board is holding a public hearing and intends to take final action on the proposed changes on January 25, 2018 at 5 pm in the Assembly Chambers. This will be Introduced to the Assembly on February 12, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Assembly Chambers. Written comments may also be submitted to the Port Director’s Office by fax at (907) 586-0295, by hard copy at 76 Egan Drive, and online by web form at the above web address until 4:30 p.m. on January 25, 2018.